Martin Freeman Added to CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR

Written by Andrew Pollard Tuesday, 05 May 2015

Movie News

In some rather cool news, Martin Freeman is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

No details are known on his role just yet, but the actor will be appearing in Captain America: Civil War. Freeman, of course, is best known to genre fans for the likes of Sherlock, Fargo and heading up Peter Jackson’s Hobbit trilogy.

On the news, Marvel’s Kevin Feige said, “From his roles as Bilbo Baggins and Doctor Watson to Tim in The Office, Martin’s range from the dramatic to the comedic has consistently impressed us. We couldn’t be more honoured or excited to have such a talented actor join the Marvel Cinematic Universe.”

To be directed by the Russo brothers, Captain America: Civil War is set for a May 6th, 2016 release.

SHARE YOUR COMMENTS BELOW OR ON TWITTER @STARBURST_MAG

Find your local STARBURST stockist HERE, or buy direct from us HERE. For our digital edition (available to read on your iOS, Android, Amazon, Windows 8, Samsung and/or Huawei device - all for just £1.99), visit MAGZTER DIGITAL NEWSSTAND.

CLICK TO BUY!

MORE FROM AROUND THE WEB:



Suggested Articles:
The upcoming Godzilla sequel – Godzilla: King of the Monsters – has added another new name to it
With Life now in cinemas and pretty much wowing the majority of moviegoers – you can find our thou
Earlier this month, Sony Pictures moved ahead and announced an October 5th, 2018 release date for th
With Alicia Vikander now long signed up to star in Warner Brothers’ Tomb Raider reboot, the first
scroll back to top

Add comment

Security code
Refresh

Sign up today!
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner
Banner